registered nurse cardiovascular icu resume example with 6 years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Compassionate Registered Nurse with over five years of experience in offering comprehensive patient care in a variety of acute care settings. Works well with diverse patient populations and fosters trusting relationships to improve patient outcomes. Efficiently coordinates with fellow healthcare professionals to advance patient care. Aspires to advance skills and knowledge to improve the overall well being for all patients as a future Family Nurse Practitioner.

Expected in 05/2013 to to
Bachelor of Science: Nursing
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Madison, WI
  • Compassion
  • Patient and Family Advocacy
  • Acute Care Expertise
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Precepting
  • Time Management
Work History
12/2017 to Current
Registered Nurse, Cardiovascular ICU Community Medical Centers Fresno, CA,
  • Acts as a patient advocate and serves as a point of communication between the patient and other members of the interdisciplinary health care team.
  • Examines and manages the care of critically ill patients with a plethora of diagnoses and conditions including: STEMI, Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting, Hypertensive Emergency, End–Stage Renal Disease, Acute Respiratory Syndrome and Chronic Liver Disease.
  • Monitors patient condition, including interpreting life-threatening EKG readings, to intervene and update team members on changes in stability or acuity.
  • Cares for patients requiring support measures such as intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP), left ventricle assistive device (LVAD), temporary pacemaker, mechanical ventilation, continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT), and vasopressors.
  • Cares for arterial lines, nasogastric tubes, pulmonary artery catheters
  • Collects lab specimens to interpret and report critical results to physician for proper medical management.
  • Trains new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
01/2019 to 07/2020
Registered Nurse, Intensive Care Unit Hca Pflugerville, TX,
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Partnered with physicians, social workers, activity therapists, nutritionists and case managers to develop and implement individualized care plans and documented all patient interactions and interventions in electronic charting systems.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Managed and titrated sedative and vasoactive medications
  • Assisted physician with bedside procedures such as central line placement, intubation, and thoracentesis
10/2016 to 12/2018
Registered Nurse, Intermediate Care Unit Providence Health & Services Porter Ranch, CA,
  • Meticulously manages care for patients with various respiratory, cardiovascular, and neurologic disorders and identifies changes in patient’s status to pro-actively create a resolution before patient deterioration requires emergent interventions.
  • Provided exceptional care to high-acute patients needing complex care such as ventilator management, extensive wound care and rehabilitation.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Oversees and serves as a resource for 9 nurses and 3 nursing assistants and in the role of Relief Charge Nurse, as needed, for a 35-bed unit.
  • Worked with patients diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, congestive heart failure (CHF), cerebrovascular accidents (CVA), diabetes or sepsis to asses needs and determine best options for care.
05/2015 to 10/2016
Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit Hendricks Regional Health Greencastle, IN,
  • Provided bedside nursing care and accurate, electronic clinical documentation for six patients with a plethora of diagnoses, such as Renal Failure, Pneumonia, Atrial Fibrillation, Chest Pain, COPD Exacerbation, Diverticulitis, as well as Post-Operative Surgical patients.
  • Equipped patients with tools and knowledge needed for speedy and sustained recovery.
  • Monitored vital signs and patients on continuous pulse oximetry and telemetry and responds swiftly to deterioration of patient condition and relays information to the physician.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Acknowledged four times by patients for providing exceptional care through the BSA “Power of One” recognition program.
  • American Nurses Association (ANA) Member
  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) Member
  • American Heart Association ACLS
  • American Heart Association CPR Certification

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School Attended

  • University of Wisconsin - Madison

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, Cardiovascular ICU
  • Registered Nurse, Intensive Care Unit
  • Registered Nurse, Intermediate Care Unit
  • Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit


  • Bachelor of Science

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